Gambling News 04th November, 2016

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AUSTRALIA'S FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHUTTERS NORFOLK ISLAND JURISDICTION

04th November, 2016 at 15:07:09
Action follows BetHQ debacle and Centium independent audit.

Australia's online gambling licensing jurisdiction Norfolk Island has been shuttered by the Australian government citing corruption concerns, according to reports today (Friday) in the Sydney Morning Herald.

Full Story: Australia's Federal Government Shutters Norfolk Island Jurisdiction »

KIRON INTERACTIVE ACHIEVES U.K. OPERATING LICENSING

04th November, 2016 at 14:04:54
New licence allows Kiron to offer fixed odds betting online.

Specialist virtual games supplier Kiron Interactive has been awarded a Combined Remote Operating Licence by the UK Gambling Commission.

Full Story: Kiron Interactive Achieves U.k. Operating Licensing »

PLAY'N GO GETS AN EARLY START TO THE FESTIVE SEASON

04th November, 2016 at 14:04:54
Games developer previews Holiday Season online slot

Securing an early start for the end of the year holiday season, online gambling games developer Play'nGO has launched a preview of its next online slot, a festive occasion-themed game titled Holiday Season.

Full Story: Play'n Go Gets An Early Start To The Festive Season »

METRICS GOING IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION IN PADDY POWER-BETFAIR TRADING UPDATE

04th November, 2016 at 08:10:15
Management optimistic that FY performance forecast will be exceeded.

The Paddy Power-Betfair online gambling group released a third quarter trading update Friday, reporting positive metrics, with the following highlights:

Full Story: Metrics Going In The Right Direction In Paddy Power-betfair Trading Update »

PENNSYLVANIA SENATE SHOWS LITTLE APPETITE FOR ONLINE GAMBLING LEGALISATION (Update)

04th November, 2016 at 07:18:53
"We don't have consensus on I-gaming," says state Senate Majority Leader.

With just 10 days to go to the next and final 2016 gathering of the Pennsylvania Senate on November 15, the chances of an online gambling legalisation bill passing appear to be increasingly remote.

Full Story: Pennsylvania Senate Shows Little Appetite For Online Gambling Legalisation (update) »